YOUNGSTOWN -- Nominations are being accepted for the YWCA of Youngstown's 25th annual Women of the Year awards.
Honorees will be recognized for their contributions, leadership, career achievements and community involvement.
Candidates must either reside or work in the Mahoning Valley and be sponsored by an organization, group or business.
All nominations must be received by Sept. 24. They will be reviewed and selected by an independent panel of judges. Previously nominated women who were not selected for the award are eligible for renomination.
Organizations, businesses or groups interested in nominating a candidate should contact the YWCA Communications Department at (330) 746-6361.
The awards presentation will be held Nov. 6 at Mr. Anthony's in Boardman.